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About NUI Galway
About NUI Galway
Since 1845, NUI Galway has been sharing the highest quality teaching and research with Ireland and the world. Find out what makes our University so special – from our distinguished history to the latest news and campus developments.
Colleges & Schools
Colleges & Schools
NUI Galway has earned international recognition as a research-led university with a commitment to top quality teaching across a range of key areas of expertise.
Research & Innovation
Research & Innovation
NUI Galway’s vibrant research community take on some of the most pressing challenges of our times.
- Business & Industry
- Alumni, Friends & Supporters
At NUI Galway, we believe that the best learning takes place when you apply what you learn in a real world context. That's why many of our courses include work placements or community projects.
Adult and Continuing Education fees
Adult Learning and Professional DevelopmentSee Centre for Adult Learning & Professional Development.
|Course||EU Fee||International (non-EU) Fee|
|An Dioplóma sa Ghaeilge A2 (Diploma in Irish, Level A2)||€990|
|An Dioplóma sa Ghaeilge B1||€990 in aghaidh na bliana.|
|An Dioplóma sa Ghaeilge B2||€990 in aghaidh na bliana|
|An Dioplóma sa Ghaeilge C1||€990 in aghaidh na bliana|
|Archaeology of Ireland Online (Diploma)||€985 p.a. 2022/23||€1,485 p.a. 2022/23|
|Ard-Dioplóma sa Ghaeilge Fheidhmeach||€3,055 sa bhliain 2021/22||€3,055 sa bhliain 2021/22|
|Automation and Control (Specialist Diploma)||€2,180 p.a. 2022/23*||€2,680 p.a. 2022/23|
|Bees & Beekeeping - Apiculture (Diploma)||€1,185 p.a. 2022/23||€1,685 p.a. 2022/23|
|Business (Foundation)||€380 if in employment and €60 if in receipt of Social Welfare.|
|Business Studies Online (Higher Diploma)||€2,320 p.a. 2022/23||€2,820 p.a. 2022/23|
|Commerce Online (Degree)||€3,155 p.a. 2022/23||€3,655 p.a. 2022/23|
|Community Development Practice (Diploma/Certificate)||€505 (Cert); €800 (Diploma)||€1,005 (Cert); €1,300 (Diploma)|
|Community, Youth & Family Studies (Degree)||€2,985 p.a. 2022/23||€3,485 p.a. 2022/23|
|Corporate Environmental Planning (Specialist Diploma)||€2,230 p.a. 2022/23 (Reduced Fee available for Next Level Skillnet members*)||€2,730 p.a. 2022/23|
|Critical Business Skills (Diploma)||€2,405||€2,905|
|Dioplóma sa Chultúr Dúchais||€le deimhniú|
|Diploma in Foundation Studies: Access Courses for Higher Education – School Leavers|
|Diploma in Foundation Studies: Access Course for Higher Education – Mature Students|
|Early Childhood Education & Professional Practice (Degree/Diploma/Certificate)||€TBC p.a.||€TBC p.a.|
|Earth & Ocean Sciences (Diploma)||€985 p.a. 2022/23||€1,485 p.a. 2022/23|
|French (Diploma)||€985 p.a. 2022/23||€1,485 p.a. 2022/23|
|Gemmology (Diploma)||€985 p.a. 2022/23||€1,485 p.a. 2022/23|
|German (Diploma)||€985 p.a. 2022/23||€1,485 p.a. 2022/23|
|Health Promotion (Oral Health - Certificate)||€1,405 p.a. 2022/23||€1,905 p.a. 2022/23|
|Health Promotion-Cardiovascular Health (PCert)||€2,070 p.a. 2022/23||€2,570 p.a. 2022/23|
|Health Promotion-Workplace Wellness (PCert)||€2,070 p.a. 2022/23||€2,570 p.a. 2022/23|
|Health Promotion (Youth Health - Certificate)|
|Healthcare Simulation and Patient Safety (MSc, PDipSc)||€5,500 p.a. 2022/23||€9,000 p.a. 2022/23|
|Irish Studies Online (Diploma)||€985 p.a. 2022/23||€1,485 p.a. 2022/23|
|Italian (Diploma)||€985 p.a. 2022/23||€1,485 p.a. 2022/23|
|Italian Online (Diploma)||€985 p.a. 2022/23||€1,485 p.a. 2022/23|
|Lean and Quality Systems (Specialist Diploma)||€2,115 p.a. 2022/23*||€2,615 p.a. 2022/23|
|Learning and Development (Diploma)||€2,585 2022/23||€3,085 2022/23|
|Management (Diploma)||€995 p.a. 2022/23||€1,495 p.a. 2022/23|
|Marketing (Diploma)||€995 p.a. 2022/23||€1,495 p.a. 2022/23|
|Medical Device Science (Specialist Diploma)||€2,230 p.a.* 2022/23||€2,730 p.a. 2022/23|
|Medical Technology Regulatory Affairs and Quality (Cert)||€4,500 p.a. 2020/21||€8,000 p.a. 2020/21|
|Mental Health Promotion (PgCert)||€2,070 p.a. 2022/23||€2,570 p.a. 2022/23|
|Practice Based Play Therapy (P Cert/Dip)||€3,850 (Cert), €3,950 (Diploma)||€4,350 (Cert), €4,450 (Diploma)|
|Science & Technology Studies (Degree)||€3,905 p.a. (€390 per module)*||€4,405 p.a. (€440 per module + €500 p.a.)|
|Science & Technology Studies (Diploma)||€3,905 p.a. (€390 per module)*||€4,405 p.a. (€440 per module + €500 p.a.)|
|Science, Technology, & Engineering (Foundation)||€380 if in employment and €60 if in receipt of Social Welfare.|
|Social Care (Degree/Diploma/Certificate)||€2,905 p.a. 2022/23||€3,405 p.a. 2022/23|
|Software Engineering and Database Technologies (MSc)||€4,885 p.a. 2022/23*||€5,385 p.a. 2022/23|
|Software Engineering (Diploma)||€4,850 p.a.* 2022/23||€5,350 p.a. 2022/23|
|Spanish (Diploma)||€985 p.a. 2022/23||€1,485 p.a. 2022/23|
|Technology Enhanced Learning (Diploma)||€2,585 2022/23||€3,085 2022/23|
|Youth Community Development Practice (Diploma)||€800 2022/23||€1,300 2022/23|
|Youth Leadership and Community Action (Foundation Certificate)||€200 administrative fee, payable through Foróige|
|Youth Work Practice (Certificate)||€505 2022/23||€1,005 2022/23|
Our fee regulations are here.
Leaving NUI Galway
If you are leaving your course and want to cancel your registration at NUI Galway, you need to contact our Student Information Desk and complete a Course Withdrawal Form.
Non-payment of fees 2021/22
If all payments, including fees and penalties, have not been made by 28th February 2022, your registration and examination entry may be cancelled.
The Fees Office is located on the ground floor of Áras Uí Chathail.
The Fees Office reception desk is open to appointment only. Please book an appointment here
To contact us please email firstname.lastname@example.org and include your CAO / NUI Galway student ID number.
Telephone: +353 91 492386.